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John Milton
The Poetical Works of John Milton



Transcriber's note: Facsimile of Title page of 1645 edition follows:
                           POEMS
                            OF
                      Mr John Milton,
                           BOTH
                     ENGLISH and LATIN
                  Compos'd at several times.
               ------------------------------
                Printed by his true copies.
               ------------------------------
               The SONGS were set in Musick by
                Mr. HENRY LAWES Gentleman of
                 the KINGS Chappel, and one
                      of His MAIESTIES
                       Private Musick.

                 --------Baccare frontem
         Cingite, ne vace noceat mala lingua futuro,
              Virgil, Eclog. 7.
         -----------------------------------------
            Printed, and Publish'd according to
                           ORDER.
         -----------------------------------------
                          LONDON,
        Printed by Ruth Raworth for Humphrey Moseley,
        and are to be sold at the signe of the Princes
            Arms in S. Pauls Church-yard. 1645.

Transcriber's note: Facsimile of Title page of 1673 edition follows:

                          POEMS, &c.
                            UPON
                      Several Occasions.
                  --------------------------
                             BY
                       Mr. John Milton:
                  --------------------------
                  Both ENGLISH and LATIN &c.
                  Composed at several times.
                  --------------------------
                   With a small tractate of
                         EDUCATION
                       To Mr. HARTLIB
                  --------------------------
                  --------------------------
                          LONDON.
         Printed for Tho. Dring at the Blew Anchor
           next Mitre Court over against Fetter
               Lane in Fleet-street.  1673.
               


PREFACE by the Rev. H. C. Beeching, M. A.
The Stationer To The Reader

Miscellaneous Poems.
On The Morning Of Christs Nativity.
The Hymn.
The Passion.
On Time.
Upon The Circumcision.
At A Solemn Musick.
An Epitaph On The Marchioness Of Winchester.
Song On May Morning.
On Shakespear. 1630.
On The University Carrier
Another On The Same.
L'allegro.
Il Penseroso.

Sonnets.
I
II
III
Canzone.
IV
V
VI
VII
VIII
IX
X
Arcades.
Lycidas
Comus

Poems Added In The 1673 Edition.
Anno aetatis 17. On the Death of a fair Infant dying of a Cough.
Anno Aetatis 19. At a Vacation Exercise in the Colledge,
The Fifth Ode Of Horace. Lib. I. --

Sonnets.
XI
XII. On the same.
XIII
XIV
XV
XVI
XVII
XVIII
XIX
On the new forcers of Conscience under the Long PARLIAMENT.
Note on the four following sonnets
On The Lord Gen. Fairfax At The Seige Of Colchester.
To the Lord Generall Cromwell May 1652.
To Sr Henry Vane The Younger.
To Mr. Cyriack Skinner Upon His Blindness.

Psalms
PSAL. I. Done into Verse, 1653.
PSAL. II Done Aug. 8. 1653. Terzetti.
PSAL. III. Aug. 9. 1653
PSAL. IV. Aug. 10.1653.
PSAL. V. Aug. 12.1653.
PSAL. VI Aug. 13. 1653.
PSAL. VII. Aug. 14. 1653.
PSAL. VIII. Aug. 14. 1653.
Note on the Psalms
PSAL. LXXX.
PSAL. LXXXI.
PSAL. LXXXII.
PSAL. LXXXIII.
PSAL. LXXXIV.
PSAL LXXXV.
PSAL. LXXXVI.
PSAL. LXXXVII
PSAL. LXXXVIII
Samson Agonistes
Appendix.
Personae

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